Extras

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries The Decline of the Fox

    KSPS Documentaries

    The Decline of the Fox

    In the 1970s, the Fox struggles to survive

    The Decline of the Fox

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    KSPS Documentaries

    Final Stages of Renovation

    The renovation heads toward the finish line

    Final Stages of Renovation

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Community Gathering Place

    KSPS Documentaries

    Community Gathering Place

    The Fox becomes a gathering place for the Spokane community.

    Community Gathering Place

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Restoration: Art Deco Elements

    KSPS Documentaries

    Restoration: Art Deco Elements

    Great attention is made to preserve the art deco elements of the Fox.

    Restoration: Art Deco Elements

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Restoration: Auditorium Ceiling

    KSPS Documentaries

    Restoration: Auditorium Ceiling

    Great work is put into preserving rather than re-creating the auditorium ceiling.

    Restoration: Auditorium Ceiling

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries The War Years

    KSPS Documentaries

    The War Years

    Movies and live shows at the Fox offer a much needed distraction during the 1940s.

    The War Years

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Saving the Fox

    KSPS Documentaries

    Saving the Fox

    The Spokane Symphony steps in to save the Fox from destruction

    Saving the Fox

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Renovation Begins

    KSPS Documentaries

    Renovation Begins

    Work begins on transforming the Fox from a movie theater to a performing arts facility.

    Renovation Begins

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Moving in the Symphony

    KSPS Documentaries

    Moving in the Symphony

    The Spokane Symphony moves into the Fox and fine tunes the auditorium’s acoustics.

    Moving in the Symphony

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Early Stages of Construction

    KSPS Documentaries

    Early Stages of Construction

    Construction of the Fox begins right after the stock market crash of 1929.

    Early Stages of Construction

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Full Scale Demolition

    KSPS Documentaries

    Full Scale Demolition

    Store fronts are gutted and equipment is stripped as part of the renovation process

    Full Scale Demolition

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Introduction to the Fox Theater

    KSPS Documentaries

    Introduction to the Fox Theater

    A brief overview of the Fox Theater.

    Introduction to the Fox Theater

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Grand Opening

    KSPS Documentaries

    Grand Opening

    The Fox opens on September 3, 1931 with a grand gala.

    Grand Opening

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    KSPS Documentaries

    Grand Reopening

    The new and renewed Fox opens on November 17, 2007

    Grand Reopening

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Restoration: Wall Murals

    KSPS Documentaries

    Restoration: Wall Murals

    The wall murals are repainted and preserved to closely match the original murals.

    Restoration: Wall Murals

    Video thumbnail: KSPS Documentaries Great Performances

    KSPS Documentaries

    Great Performances

    Fox showcases great performances from the 1950s through the 1970's

    Great Performances